Election Commission issues guidelines for media coverage during 2024 general elections

The Commission warned against the publication of political advertisements masquerading as news headlines and speculative content predicting election outcomes.

By  Storyboard18Apr 3, 2024 9:39 AM
Election Commission issues guidelines for media coverage during 2024 general elections
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The Election Commission drew attention to Section 126(1)(b) of the Representation of the People Act, 1951, which prohibits the display of any election matter through television, cinematography, or similar means in any polling area during the 48-hour period preceding the conclusion of polling. (Image source: News18)
First Published on Apr 3, 2024 7:13 AM

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